797 entries in Ring / Finger Rings
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To put a ring through your cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit), is taken off and put onto stick that two people hold
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 197
Unknown How to seeme to put a ring through ones cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit and spinning illusion), is taken off and put onto stick that two people hold
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 26
Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 225
Unknown To Pass a Ring from the one Hand to either Finger of the other Hand substitute ring on pull, temporary hook servante behind leg
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 227
Unknown To Pass a Ring through a Pocket-handkerchief using wire gimmick
1876 Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring through the Table glass, hat and handkerchief with ring sewn inside
1876 Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring invisibly upon the Middle of a Wooden Wand, the Ends being held by two of the Spectators
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 230
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stick
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 231
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg
Related toAlso published here 1876 Modern Magic 233
Unknown The Magic Rose ring travels into mechanical rose
1876 Modern Magic 234
Unknown To Fire Borrowed Rings from a Pistol, and make them Pass into a Goblet filled with Bran and covered with a Handkerchief, the Bran Disappearing, and being found elsewhere
1876 Modern Magic 384
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Mysterious Salver rings, coins or key travel into glass on tablet audibly when covered, mechanical
1876 Modern Magic 416
Unknown The Glove Column three or four rings and glove borrowed and shot on column, glove expanded as though containing a living hand appears at the top of the pillar, with rings on each finger
1876 Modern Magic 469
Unknown The Wandering Ring ring travels from one hand wrapped in handkerchief to the other, reel
Variations 1890 More Magic 196
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat
1890 More Magic 199
Camill Bihler Der verschwundene Ring "Ein Gesellschaftsscherz"
cup upside down on table, borrowed finger ring wrapped in paper and put on bottom of cup and burned, ring is found underneath cup
Nov. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Der Ring des Polyerates borrowed finger ring put in one hand which is wrapped in a handkerchief, travels into other hand which is also wrapped, prepared table (thread used to pull ring to servante)
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 24
Prof. Robertson Professor Robertson's Ring- und Karten-Kunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) five finger rings borrowed, colored thread on each, black puppet hand in box, rings vanish and appear on the hand, spectators decide which color on which puppet finger
Also published here Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Der Teufelskopf continuation of description, four cards selected and two borrowed ring put in glass and covered with handkerchief, cards vanish from deck and glass with rings vanishes, cards and rings appear on devil head puppet apparatus
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) continuation of explanation, assistant necessary
Also published here Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 47
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole
1897 New Era Card Tricks 153
Professor Bellonie Citrone, Ring und Tuch auf Wanderschaft traveling routine with lemon, finger ring, silk and glass with tube cover, ring ends up in lemon
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Carl Willmann Die Post im Salon finger ring vanishes (changes into spring flowers in the performer's hand) and reappears in nest of boxes attached to a flower bouquet
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 105
Carl Willmann, David Devant Wie Devant einen Ring vertauscht long intro about apparatus vs. sleight-of-hand, ring switch in which ring is put on second finger and duplicate is already on bent-in first finger, fingers switched while walking on stage
Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 139
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Mar. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
Otsenré Das Horoskop eight nesting tubes shown, borrowed finger ring put in glass of water, tubes placed over glass one by one, glass with content vanishes, glass reproduced from handkerchief with flower bouquet in which the ring is found
Related to Dec. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 183
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Handschuhsäule No. 17, five finger rings and glove borrowed, all fired on a stand with pistol, glove with five rings appears there, with assistant
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 56
Otsenré Das Horoskop second part of explanation
Related to Jan. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
J. Marcellin Wie man einen Ring verschwinden lässt ring vanishes on finger, half ring
Jan. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 12
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
Unknown Zum Ringspiel linking borrowed finger rings, one or two have slits, no details on routine, then linking two ungaffed finger rings with secret thread (not really linked)
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 75
Unknown Der bezauberte Ring finger ring slides up and down a wand
Dec. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 188
Unknown Die amerikanische Thalerkassette No. 11, box in which four coins are in slits, they vanish one by one mechanically each time the lid is opened and closed, variation in which they all vanish at once or a finger ring vanishes
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 31
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 104
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 115
Fr. Maubach Die schwedische Streichholzschachtel als Ringdose using matchbox as ring case to steal inserted ring out
Apr. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 60
Carl Willmann Lucifer's Geheimnis box from which a borrowed ring or coin can be stolen
Aug. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 118
Carl Willmann Der wandernde Ring borrowed finger ring put in left hand which is then wrapped with a handkerchief, right hand also wrapped, ring travels to other hand, with special servante at table
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 148
Unknown A Ring Passed on to Stick or Wand whilst both ends are held by Spectator
1902 The Modern Conjurer 273
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 6. finger ring rises up and down a stick
Related to Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 10
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unauflösbare Impromptu "Vorträge von J. N. Hofzinser"
patter for ring that travels into playing card
Mar. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 35
Heinrich Collin Die Goldschmelze auf dem Teller borrowed finger ring wrapped in (flash) paper and put on small plate, vanishes, reappears on egg, flash material dummy with gold leaf
May 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 73
Carl Willmann Flagge und Trauring auf der Wanderschaft borrowed ring wrapped in paper is burned, flag vanishes as well, both reappear in previously sealed glass held by spectator
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 103
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Karte und der Ring card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Aug. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8) 117
Ottokar Fischer Wie Fischer Ringe verschwinden lässt borrowed finger rings on wand, taken off and they vanish, rings slide on thread into vest pocket
Sep. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 139
Ottokar Fischer Ein verblüffendes Tisch-Kunststück coin, finger ring and bill borrowed and put in vest pocket, bill appears inside bread roll, ring inside matchbox and coin under a glass
Oct. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 153
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVII. Ist es möglich!
  • 1. Der Ring am Stabe (finger ring moves up and down on wand)
  • 2. Der aus dem Glase verschwindende Ring (ring vanishes from glass, covered with silk)
  • 3. Der Ring im Hühnerei (ring appears in egg)
1902 Moderne Magie 170
Unknown The Flying Ring to other hand, reel
1903 Later Magic 35
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz Pistol for getting a borrowed ring behind stage
1903 Later Magic 52
Ellis Stanyon The Climbing Ring on wand
Related to 1903 Later Magic 118
Unknown To Exchange the Ring or Rings
  • ring placed on finger and dropped in glass, sleight-of-hand
  • ring slid on wand switched on way to stage
  • matchbox to steal out ring
1903 Later Magic 189
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one
1903 Later Magic 191
William E. Robinson A Borrowed Ring Found in a Potato actual ring loaded into potato
Related to 1903 Later Magic 194
Unknown The Ring and the Card thread loop tied to playing card, borrowed finger ring vanishes and reappears in thread loop
1903 Later Magic 196
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
  • The Old Method
  • The Hartz Method
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 198
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass
1903 Later Magic 204
Unknown A Glove Conjured into a Nut, the Nut into an Egg, the Egg into a Lemon, and the Lemon into an Orange ring and glove into nest of items from title
Related to 1903 Later Magic 378
David Devant The Bag of Mystery egg appears in spectator's hand covered with paper bag, expanding bird cage produced from bag, borrowed ring put in beaten egg, vanishes, reappears in nest of envelopes
1903 Later Magic 544
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
July 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
Carl Willmann Der Vexirschlüssel borrowed finger ring put onto ring even though it does not fit
Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 190
Carl Willmann, Hal. Merton Der Ring im Hühnerei borrowed finger ring appears inside egg, gaffed egg cup, second method by Merton
Jan. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 8
Carl Willmann Der Ring im Wollknäuel ring to ball of wool
May 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 72
Hans Fischer Das magische Taschentuch borrowed ring vanishes from handkerchief (duplicate ring sewn in corner), reproduced from spectator's pocket
Sep. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 135
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ring- und Tuch-Kunststück borrowed finger ring knotted in silk and put in glass, vanishes there and reappears in chosen bread roll, silk and ring vanish again, ring in nest of boxes that was given to spectator at the beginning
May 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
R. Neusch, Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Grosses Ring-Changement finger ring travels from spectator's finger to bird, bird flies away with ring, no explanation
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 133
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand
Related toAlso published here 1909 The Art of Magic 331
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 181
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cage
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 733
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cage
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 197
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
  • The Old Method
  • The Hartz Method
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 215
Stanley Collins Bovine Bunkum rings on loop of string become free under handkerchief
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 49
Charles T. Jordan The Acme Ring Release ring knotted on cord, released under handkerchief
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 39
Tom Sellers The Dissolving Ring ring through finger, half ring
1927 Tricks That Work 4
Oswald Rae The Elusive Ring on named finger
1928 Sub Rosa 62
Oswald Rae The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery signed card is torn in quarters and put in an envelope, a finger ring is added and everything burnt with a candle, finger ring with rolled up restored card is found in ball of wool inside a parcel
Also published here
  • "The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery" in "The Magic Wand"
1930 Original Magic 1
Oswald Rae Say It with Flowers ring is dropped in a glass under handkerchief and vanishes, then card is selected and duplicate rises from a jumbo deck in a houlette, performer makes a hole in the card and produces some flowers where spectator's ring is attached to, houlette on ribbon
Also published here
  • " Say It with Flowers" in "The Linking Ring"
1930 Original Magic 33
Oswald Rae A Combination Wand multi-effect wand
  • handkerchief appears on end of wand
  • wand rises in hand
  • wand is forced down a boy's throat
  • ring climbs on wand, answers question
  • stick to fingers
Also published here
  • "A Combination Wand" in " The Linking Ring"
1930 Original Magic 38
Al Baker Sex Appeal ring moves on table, thread
1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 113
Eddie Clever A Ring in Transit from one hand to other, no pull
Also published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 90
Unknown The Flying Ring I ring from right hand to any finger on left hand
1938 Greater Magic 851
Unknown The Flying Ring II ring from right hand to any finger on left hand
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 853
Minoe Pretty Bauble duplicate ring
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Stewart James Sefalaljia miniature spirit cabinet, ball moves, ring on tape, cigar lights itself, milk vanishes
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 471
Unknown Ring im Blitzfeuer ring is wrapped in flash paper and placed on inverted cup, ring penetrates cup
1939 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 1) 9
Frederick Eugene Powell A Ring There Was ring to egg with gaffed bowl and plate
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 550
Henry Hardin The Four Wedding Rings four finger rings vanish from fingers and reappear in hand
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
L. Vosburgh Lyons Fourth Dimensional Sewing
Inspired by 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 611
Eugene Laurant The Nest of Boxes four rings tied on ribbon, in boxes, with assistant
1941 Our Mysteries 39
Unknown The Penetrating Ring fingers trapped with rubber band, yet finger ring gets on finger
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 131
Harry Burns String-Ring with duplicate ring
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
Stewart James Sefalaljia Jr. ring on string bit with safety pin from "Sefalaljia", under handkerchief
Inspired byAlso published here 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 89
Unknown Rising Ring on Wand thread
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 73
Louis Tannen Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope borrowed finger ring travels from handkerchief in knot on rope
Variations 1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 344
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 108
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates rope
Related toVariations 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 81
Tom Osborne "Ring and Spirit Knot" ring put in knot under handkerchief
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 83
Unknown The Ring in the Knot ring put in knot under handkerchief
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 86
John Mulholland Rings and Strings two strings tied and knotted around a borrowed pencil and finger rings, spectator holds strings and rings are freed
Related to 1944 The Art of Illusion 24
John Mulholland Paper Card Through String string is threaded through a hole in a business card, under cover of handkerchief card is removed from string with hole intact, duplicate card
Related to 1944 The Art of Illusion 131
Joseph L. Barnett St(R)ung
Related to 1945 My Best 155
Tom Fitzgerald The Ring On Pencil
1945 My Best 165
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Variations 1945 My Best 183
Chester Morris The Morris Plan Coin in handkerchief secured by a ring, penetrates the ring
1945 My Best 210
Eddie Clever A Ring In Transit from hand to hand, hand wrapped in handkerchief
1945 My Best 224
Dolf Rudin The Secret of the Maharajah three borrowed rings vanish and appear attached to roses inside a bottle, strange
1945 My Best 332
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 134
Giuseppe Pinetti Borrowed Ring in Fish finger ring shot out the window, fish appears in empty box with finger ring inside, stooge
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 147
Alfred "Agys" Gysler Ein Ehering kommt zurück... "Das magische Pfand", four coins placed inside purse and change to spectator's finger ring, clever glued coin gimmick
1945 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 7 No. 3) 12
J. B. Bobo Coin to Ring featuring pumpkin seed vanish as switch
1947 Watch This One! 80
Jack Olten La bague s'enfilant sur un crayon à travers un mouchoir ring on pencil under handkerchief, followed by german translation "Ein Ring wird durch ein Taschentuch über einen Bleistift gestülpt"
May 1947 La Baguette Magique (Issue 15) 9
Dr. William Weyeneth La bague qui passe à travers le doigt ring penetrates finger under handkerchief, with gaff, followed by german translation "Der Fingerring der den Finger durchdringt"
1947 La Baguette Magique (Issue 16) 10
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Nest of Boxes Routine for closeup
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 319
John Platt Chinese Coin on Pencil Illusion ring & stick with chinese hole coin, originally from Sphinx
1948 Principles and Deceptions 100
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 328
Marty Williams Ring in the Shoe String Tie
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 36
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 185) 741
Unknown Ring Vanish with handkerchief
1949 Over the Coffee Cups 34
Dai Vernon The Ring on the Wand four methods
Related to 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 1) 84
Al Baker The Rising Ring thread, wand
Variations 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 369
Hans Trunk Magische Tips ring to nest of boxes
  • Die Wunderschachteln
1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 1&2) 6
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 260) 1040
James Torry Buttonholed string is tied on button hole of a jacket, ring penetrates string
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 263) 1052
Paquette Paquette's Baguette! ring on wand, with handkerchief
VariationsAlso published here 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1084
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Stick spectator holds ends, two times
Also published here 1952 Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 1
Sam Leo Horowitz Another Method for Loading Ring onto Wand wand under arm
1952 Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
Eddie Joseph One of Six Rings one of six rings is chosen vanishes and appears on pencil
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions
Eddie Joseph With a Borrowed Ring finger ring vanishes and appears behind collar
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 2
Eddie Joseph Where is Which? transposition of coin and finger ring
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 6
Eddie Joseph Anything You Say watch and finger ring are placed inside pocket, one is named and appears in hand
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 6
Eddie Joseph No Assistant Ring on Stick on pencil, with handkerchief
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 7
Eddie Joseph Which? coin and finger ring on table, one named and penetrates table
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 9
Eddie Joseph A New Expanding Texture using a coin and a finger ring
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 9
Eddie Joseph The Ring and the Coin transposition of coin and finger ring, repeated
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 12
Eddie Joseph How Much Is It Worth? finger ring changes into nickle and back
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 14
Eddie Joseph One in Three three coins and three rings are mixed and end up separated in both hands
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 28
Eddie Joseph The Double Knot knotting ring on cord while ends are held, under handkerchief
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 31
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring Ring off wand, covered by handkerchief (uses wax)
Inspired by
  • "Ring on Walking Stick" (Ken Brooke)
Also published here
1953 "Come a little closer..." 29
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Conceit! ring travels under tube then penetrates wand
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 274) 1094
Walter Essman Bones miniature skull on chain, like ring and string
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 286) 1142
Walter Essman More Bones skull with ring attached on piece of wire, like ring on stick
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 286) 1143
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Also published here 1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 1) 92
Bill Simon The Ring on Wand with handkerchief
1954 Sleightly Sensational 35
Eddie Joseph The Ring and the Coin transposition of finger ring and coin
1954 A Magician Goes to Dinner 12
Eddie Joseph The Travelling Ring borrowed finger ring travels from one matchbox to another
1954 A Magician Goes to Dinner 24
Larry Becker Ringo ring knotted on silk, ring appears on finger
Also published here
  • in "Genii" September, 1954.
1954 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 15 No. 5) 232
David Tobias Bamberg Ring in Ball of Wool knotted onto end
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 359
Unknown Wand Switch
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 360
Billy McComb An Act for a Lazy Magician complete act
  • Ring on Stick
  • Card through Handkerchief
  • Anti-Gravity Glasses
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Transformation of Handkerchief ("The End" appears)
1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 4
John A. M. Howie The "Direct" Ring on Wand
1955 Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 12
Horace E. Bennett, Jardine Ellis, Bertram Millidge, Franklin V. Taylor Combination shoelace and Ellis ring penetration, second phase, finger ring becomes entangled
Related toAlso published here 1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Stick with stick and handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 5
Hans E. Trixer The Rin on Stick with handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer Ring Vanish from Handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Ring off Stick two versions
1955 ConjuRing Trix 21
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchief
Inspired by 1955 ConjuRing Trix 24
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Silk
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "The Ring on Silk" in "Pentagram"
1955 ConjuRing Trix 29
Hans E. Trixer The Flying Ring ring vanishes and appears in pocket, clever pull
1955 ConjuRing Trix 31
Stewart Judah The Hard way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 55
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchief
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 68
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here 1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Harry Lorayne RingToo on pen
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 158
Dr. William Weyeneth Ein alter Trick im neuen Sonntagskleid string with ring on it is cut and restored, ring back on string
1957 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 18 No. 2) 490
Dr. William Weyeneth Wie kommt der Ring aus der Schnur? ring of string under handkerchief, magnetic
1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 1) 781
Eddie Clever Ein Ring auf Reisen as "Eddie Clevar"
from one hand to other, no pull
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 2) 802
Fred Kaps Ring Off String ring is released of a string behind a book
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 7
Charlie Miller Ring on Stick
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 85
Charlie Miller The Latest Ring on Stick multiple phase routine
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 86
Elbert Adams Elbert Adams' Move
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 92
Bruce Elliott Remembrance of (Magical) Things Past... on Fred Keating and his idea with the Vanishing Bird Cage, Mike Bornstein's production of a huge foulard, Keith Clark's ring through door, Houdini, Thurston, Richiardi Jr. & Sr.
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 78
Nate Leipzig Ring on Stick
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 149
Tony Anverdi, Bohlen, Dino Mazza Penetration handkerchief penetrates ring, thread
1964 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 387) 376
Paul Curry A Pencil - A Ring - and Gravity ring levitates up and down on pencil, then pencil levitates
1965 Magician's Magic 95
Paul Curry On and Off washer penetrates string under handkerchief
1965 Magician's Magic 165
James Dickson Tip on Weisenheimer Coin Trick rings on paper, one covered with business card, coin vanishes
Related to
  • "The Weisenheimer Coin Trick" in Jay Marshall's "Jay's Jinking Rings" P. 21.
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 59
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 463
J. B. Bobo Coin on the Stick chinese coin
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 466
J. W. Sarles Quadrangular Cup first cup, then ring is magically threaded onto rope under handkerchief
May 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 36
J. W. Sarles The Golden Ring ends of rope in cup, ring thrown inside, penetrates rope
June 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 38
Patrick Page The Perfect Ring Penetration ring on stick, with cigarette and duplicate ring
1966 The Topit Handbook 5
Patrick Page The Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick
1966 The Topit Handbook 8
Al Koran Ring On Stick multi phase routine
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 17
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
Horace E. Bennett The Ringer spectator's finger ring joins performer's ring on wand, then they link and unlink
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 175
John A. M. Howie Cylinder, Ring and Cord jardine ellis ring vanish threaded on a rope from under a handkerchief under a cylinder, then the ring passes through a wand and under the cylinder appears a ball
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 320
Ken De Courcy Finger Choice jardine ellis ring appears on chosen finger
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 336
J.B. Findlay Ringing the Change jardine ellis ring travels on silk
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 339
Arthur Setterington Secu-Ring padlock on chain in a hat, two finger rings are put in the hat and everything hangs on the padlock
1967 Stranger Mysteries 6
Tony Cole Inversion inverted glass with ring inside covered with paper tube, rice poured in, rice and ring transpose
Related to
  • p. 88 for further comments
Jan. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 73
Ben Christopher Ambulating Glass ring penetrates ribbon underneath wrapped glass, then glass penetrates table
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 137
Jay Weiler Finger Ring ring penetrates finger, finger bases covered with silk
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 142
Charlie Miller, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as Adams
Inspired by 1967 Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
Charlie Miller The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief
1967 Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
Ralph Gironda Penny Papers two borrowed rings wrapped in paper and placed in glass, covered with silk, one of the papers travels to another covered glass, then one of the rings travels to other glass
Oct. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 209
Bob Ostin The Coin on the Pipe Cleaner coin with hole appears on pipe cleaner wrapped around hand
1968 Fingertip Fantasies 21
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Acrobatic Paperclips paper clips suspend on each other and finally a finger ring as well, when examined the paperclips have linked together to form a chain with the ring
Variations 1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 101
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three colored stones, variation of two in the hand, one in the pocket, as a climax the ring has three stones set in it
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 283
Eddie Joseph Traversing Ring and Note bill wrapped in handkerchief, finger ring in another handkerchief which is put in paper bag which is impaled on skewer, then ring is found impaled on skewer and bill in other handkerchief
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 184
Eddie Joseph Ring On Stick duplicate ring
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 198
Alan Shaxon, Oswald Rae It's a Hold-Up! ring, watch and bill disappear from handkerchief and reappear at finger, arm and in wallet
Related toAlso published here 1970 My Kind of Magic 14
Robert (Bob) Hess Ring Box ring dropped in box, want inserted, penetrates wand
Apr. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 6) 333
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Ghost Ring under handkerchief, duplicate
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 12) 59
Harry Lorayne, Francis Carlyle Ring on Stick additional stand-up handling by Carlyle
1971 Reputation-Makers 179
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case
VariationsAlso published here 1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Ken De Courcy The Ringed Match finger ring on match, match locket between first finger and thumb, hand is turned and when match comes back in view the ring vanished
1971 At the Drop of a Match 10
Unknown, Joseph L. Barnett Borrowed Ring on Loop of String featuring cut and restored string
Related to 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 159
Arnold De Seiver Borrowed Ring in Box from fist to unprepared ring box held by spectator
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 163
Han van Senus Another Ribbon Penetration borrowed ring
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 219
Scotty York Ringer
Related toVariations 1972 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 9
Oscar Weigle Ring on Stick
June 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 523
Ken Beale Ring Sation two rings on string, one comes off, originally published by Lou Tannen, with variation:
  • The Hard Way
see also p. 565 for background information, see p. 608 for comment by Paul Brian
Related to Oct. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 12) 563
Steve Spillman The Eye-Popping Pop Top pull top from beer can on pencil
1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 45) 221
James G. Thompson Jr. Spirit Ring ring on wand, with handkerchief
1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 64) 317
Billy McComb Thirty Years of Rings in Nests of Boxes
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 103
Billy McComb William and the Himber Ring
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 175
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slit
Also published here 1973 Close-up Cavalcade 11
Ray Grismer Ring three phases, first in Genii 1971
Variations 1973 Close-up Cavalcade 18
Harvey Rosenthal Ring Off see p. 608 for comment
Inspired by
  • "Ring" (Ray Grismer, Genii, May 1971)
Variations
Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 601
Dr. J. Konstantin Garmisch Jump Master finger ring on loop jumps from one strand to the other
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 68) 338
David Douglas Milady's Psychic Goose Bumps!! ring vanishes tied from handkerchief and appears in sealed envelope, spooky presentation
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 77) 381
Joe Berg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg Ring on Wand rings with different colors, one is selected threaded on a ribbon and placed in a box, Wand is then pushed through the box and ring travels from ribbon on the wand, locking jap-box
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 100
John Carney Ring Off Rope ring off rope on finger of the other hand, lapping
1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 2
Peter Kane Slow Motion Ring Release move
Related to Sep. 1974 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Al Schneider Introduction ring off rope, three times
Inspired by
  • Dan MacDonald's "Repeat Ring Release" in Jerry Mentzer's "Close-Up Cavalcade", 1973 p.11
1974 OFF 1
Al Schneider Phase One similar to Clifton's Ring Move
Related to 1974 OFF 2
Al Schneider, Paul Kelly Phase Two
1974 OFF 3
Al Schneider Phase Three knotted
1974 OFF 5
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Amedeo Vacca Lend Me Your Ring
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 60
Mitchell Dyszel Swindle Ring
Also published here Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 705
Stewart Judah Die Schwierige Methode coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here Oct. 1974 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 2) 35
Trevor Dawson Goldfinger ring penetrates pencil and paper tube then pencil vanishes
Feb. 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 65
Bob Driebeek On Slow Motion Ring Release ideas
Inspired by Feb. 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 75
Pete Biro Glittering ring vanishes and appears in a flash (paper) at end of a pointer
Related toVariations July 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 11) 125
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
VariationsAlso published here 1975 Lecture 21
Scotty York Ringer reprint from Kabbala
Related to 1975 Lecture 27
Faucett Ross Ring in Egg Ring appears in egg, but no yolk / egg white in egg
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 151
Faucett Ross Miracle Ring on Stick Ring on Wand
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 154
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case
Also published here 1975 Cards and Cases 26
Jules Giraud Der Gefangene des Tuches borrowed finger ring in ring case under handkerchief, case vanishes, then silk, silk appears knotted onto glass under tube, ring box with ring in glass
Also published here
  • Pentagram
Feb. 1975 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 50
Mitchell Dyszel Ringschwindel
Also published here June 1975 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 78
Slydini Second Routine - Vanish and Production of a Ring
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 46
Karl Fulves Ring Travel using ring instead of coin
Inspired by 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 895
Howard Hamburg Ring Flight ring transforms into key case with ring inside
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #4) 919
Erwin Schussel Mood Magic chosen audience member is divined with a mood ring, changes color
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 148) 737
David Kaput Mental Mood mood ring placed in box changes color
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 156) 778
Patrick Page The Ring on Stick duplicate ring
1976 The Big Book of Magic 172
Patrick Page The Flying Ring ring vanishes from hand which is covered with handkerchief and appears in other hand
1976 The Big Book of Magic 174
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes ring vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes
1976 The Big Book of Magic 231
William Zavis Ring Ab! three phases
Inspired byAlso published here
  • New Pentagram, Aug. 1973
June 1976 Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4) 68
Bob Ostin, Ray Grismer Ring and Cord variation on Ray Grismer move
Also published here 1976 ca. Sleightly Surprising 7
Eric Mason Kineto finger ring travels on second spectators keys, magnet
Sep. 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 1) 464
Philip T. Goldstein Power Drain magnet loses his force
Also published here 1977 The Red Book of Mentalism 18
Jerry Mentzer Ring Into Saltshaker
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 12
Jerry Mentzer Impromptu Ring Into Saltshaker
Variations 1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 16
Al Mann Permutation of Matter - A Solid Through Solid Effect safety pins link together, three phases
Part I - three pins link in spectator's hand
Part II - safety pin links with finger ring, phase with Andrus Linking Pin gimmick
Part III - pins are magnetized (inspired by Rink's Acrobatic Paperclips)
Inspired byRelated to 1977 Psycho-Mentisis 3
John Cornelius My Ladies Ring
1977 Innovative Magic No. 2 15
Robert Cassidy The 35mm Die Can Test die in film can, number is divined / forced, two methods
1977 Pseudo-Mentally Yours 9
Harry Lorayne The Ring-String Thing ring and string under handkerchief
Inspired by 1977 The Magic Book 281
Roy Johnson Nutty brass nut on stick, three phases
1977 Third Dimension 19
Roy Johnson Ring 'n Rope
  • Phase 1 - The "Bluff" Release
  • Phase 2 - The Pull Out
  • Phase 3 - The Drop Release
  • Phase 4 - The Climax (ring knotted into rope)
Inspired by
  • routine in book "Tokyo Trickery"
1977 Third Dimension 32
Roy Johnson The Houdini Ring duplicate ring with slit, four phases
Inspired by
  • "Johnson Ring Trick", marketed ca. 1970
1977 Third Dimension 41
Ross Bertram With a Ring borrowed ring into box given out at beginning
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 113
Karl Fulves Further Applications 1. tranposition of two cards inside wallet
2. ring and string routing in which stringed ring vanishes from wallet
1978 Coe Norton's Omega Wallet 8
Horace E. Bennett Improved - Simplified Ring on Wand ring on wand, then performer's ring link and unlink with spectator's ring
1978 On Your Feet 13
Unknown Nest of Boxes detailed overview, watch or ring to nest of boxes
  • No-Assistant Nest of Boxes (9 methods, Okito, John Pomeroy, Hughes, Himber)
  • Assistant Nest of Boxes (2 mehods, Martinka,
  • The Tabaret Loading Table
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 179
Bill Wisch Chain(R)ing using chain instead of rope
Oct. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 257
Roland Hurley Ring Opening two rings link, not with borrowed rings, two permanently linked together
VariationsAlso published here Dec. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 283
Slydini The Ring On The String behind standing book, ends kept in view, string torn and twisted together again
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 76
Eddie Joseph Back Again coin, ring and key used for "two in the hands..." routine, coin shower as finale
1979 Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 20
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three different colored stones, "two in the hands..." routine, stones in ring as finale
1979 Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 21
Slydini New Rope Methods
  • The Gypsy Ring (finger ring tied onto knot with three knots vanishes and reappears)
  • Part One
  • The Gypsy Ring Method
  • The Elusive Knot
  • Exploiting the Switch
  • A Reference Note
Slydin Rope Switch, seated
Variations 1979 The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 5
Karl Fulves Borrowed Ring/Examined Rope (extra sheet)
Inspired by 1979 The Chronicles (Issue ) 1
Karl Fulves Crackerjack borrowed ring vanishes and reappears in box, posed as problem
1979 Interlocutor (Issue 35) 138
Karl Fulves Spoonering finger ring on spoon, getting it off the wide end, posed as problem
Related to 1979 Interlocutor (Issue 39) 156
Karrell Fox A "Ringer" performer tries to remove his finger ring, apparently it is stuck, when removed it turns out to be three inches large, gag
1979 Another Book 39
Karrell Fox Karrell's "Trick-Key" Case for easy re-set
1979 Another Book 41
Karrell Fox Elimaswitch "A 'Foxy' Routine for the Linking Finger Rings"
no switches required
1979 Another Book 287
Unknown Ring-Off getting ring off rubber band, more a puzzle
Related to 1979 Elastrix 10
Unknown Put It On reverse of "Ring-Off"
Related to 1979 Elastrix 10
Unknown Disappearance of Ring or Other Object Under Hank ring (or item) put in left hand, silk around hand, rubber band around silk, item vanishes or appears in other hand
1979 Elastrix 19
Stephen Tucker Concorde string through envelope and finger ring placed inside, ring is found threaded on string
Jan. 1979 The Talon (Issue 3) 32
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move ring on string, vanishes, appears on other hand
Related toVariations 1979 Variations 103
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move false threading of ring onto rope
1979 Variations 108
Earl Nelson Impromptu Flying Ring
1979 Variations 114
Steve Beam Spirit Genetilia nut and string, routine
1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 91
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really
Also published here Apr. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 330
Bob Hyans Ring-A-Ding
July 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 365
Robert L. Brooks, Earl Nelson Ring Through Rope credit correction on page 564
Oct. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 399
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ring
Inspired byAlso published here Dec. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 424
Al Schneider Ring Off Pencil
Inspired by 1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Dai Vernon, Ron Bauer, Al Schneider fake put on fake ring on stick move
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Al Schneider Ring on Finger putting a finger ring on, one-handed
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 95
Roy Kissell Ring Gag from hand to hand, humorous presentation

1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 104
Tommy Wonder Ring On Stick
Related to Jan. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 1) 784
Philip T. Goldstein Ringleader fingerring vanishes and appears knoted on a cord
Feb. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 2) 802
Philip T. Goldstein Amulation ring travels from a box into an amulet, which was put into another box
July 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 7) 879
Algonquin McDuff Penatring
Aug. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 892
Philip T. Goldstein Brasso Profundo finger rings on a cord, penetrate brass nut under handkerchief
Dec. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 12) 962
Michael Ammar Billy, the Hypnotized Balloon needle through balloon and ring into balloon
Also published here 1980 Encore I 23
Bill Robbins Bluff Ring small ring vanished from rope and reappears in sleeve or hooked over ear
Related to 1980 The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1337
Bob Hummer Hummer's Ring and Cord ring off and on string with handkerchief
Also published here
  • a part of Martin Gardner's column in "Hugard's Magic Monthly"
1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 85
David Britland Cabbalistic Cord ring threaded on string under handkerchief
Inspired by 1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 75
Ken Brooke Ring Off multi-phase penetration routine with ring, safety pin, rope, handkerchief, wand
  • Trick No. 1. "The Wand through the Handkerchief"
  • Trick No. 2. "The Ring on the Rope"
  • Trick No. 3. "The Ring Off the Rope"
  • Trick No. 4. "Ring Off the Wand"
1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 189
Ken De Courcy The Wander-Combo card chosen and put in envelope, borrowed bill also put in envelope, borrowed finger ring in handkerchief, ring penetrates onto wand, wand broken and bill and card are rolled-up inside
1980 Cards in Cabaret 48
Johnny Cooper I Fooled Magicians with this One
1980 Polished Presentations 28
Mitchell Dyszel Easy Ring Off Rope
Mar. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 3) 464
Oscar Weigle, Sol Stone On-Off Again
Nov. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 559
Ray Grismer Knotty ring knotted on rope penetrates it
1981 Arcane (Issue 3) 27
Thomas Alan Waters Ringkle combining Psychometry and Ring Flight, other ideas what could happen with the objects
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 146
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
Jim Ryan Bow Tie Knot ring and rope
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
G. W. Hunter Shoelace Knot ring and rope
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 22
Stephen Tucker Ringo ring off rope, with glass
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 7) 120
John A. M. Howie Verschnürt two shoe laces link and unlink, several phases, with pen and finger ring
Inspired byAlso published here May 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 1) 9
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip
Sep. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 679
Ray Grismer, Peter Kane Watch, Look and Listen ring and string routine with ring to card case finish
1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part II 76
Al Mann Mist divination of a selected box' content, seeing through the wall theme
1982 Through a Wall, Mistily! 4
Mike Caveney Triple Penetration nest of glasses, spectator's ring vanishes on top of the biggest reversed glass which is covered with a handkerchief and found in the smallest one
1982 Ideas 8
Richard Himber, Bobby Bernard Versatile Coin Move Uses for the Himber Vanish

  • Multiple Himber vanish
  • Stage Presentation
  • As a "switch"
  • An Interesting Variation (for ring in wand)
  • Vanish in Handkerchief
1982 The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 43
Karl Norman Ring and Wand Routine
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 59
Wayne Dobson Chain Reaction ring appears on chain, with flash paper
Related toVariations 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 16) 300
John Bentz Thumb Switch ring is switched on other thumb
1982 Incredible Close-Up Magic 125
Peter Kane Another Ring Off with fake ends
1982 Kane 109
Hen Fetsch Der emporsteigende Ring finger ring moves up and down at pencil, thread
Oct. 1982 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 3) 106
Unknown The Ring on the Rod ballon rod is removed under handkerchief and finger rings are attached
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 132
Unknown The Egg and Ring Cup finger ring vanishes and appears inside egg
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 142
Stan Allen Clean Sweep prop spectacle in which ring is crunged and leftovers are sucked into fake vacuum cleaner in which ring is found
1983 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 115
Philip T. Goldstein Scissoring rope is cut to remove finger ring and restored
1983 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 120
Peter Samelson Ring True penetration in spectator's hand
Also published here Mar. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 3) 749
Meir Yedid The Purloined Ring ring vanishes in purse frame
Sep. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 826
Manjunath M. Hegde Chair, Rope, and Finger Ring Puzzle a puzzle with a rope and a finger ring on it that has to be moved from knot to knot
June 1983 Epoptica (Issue 4) 231
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer finger ring on rubber band
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 13) 120
Keith Charnley Ring On Stick
Oct. 1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1165
Jeff Busby Credit Information on linking finger rings
1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 1
Richard Osterlind The Linking of Three Borrowed Finger Rings
Related to 1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 5
Ross Bertram The Wandering Ring ring travels from hand to hand under test conditions, using B.U.D. (Bertram Utility Drop)
Inspired by 1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 194
Ross Bertram B.U.D. Bertram Utility Drop, ring dropped Wand Spin type
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 196
Steve Beam Convincer for Rubber Ringer
Inspired by 1983 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 36
Gary Ouellet The Homing Ring four phases, ring jumps back on finger several times
1983 The Homing Ring 4
Gary Ouellet The Reverting Ring ring vanishes in one hand and appears on finger of the other hand
1983 The Homing Ring 9
Gary Ouellet The Supersonic Ring vanish of a ring using Vernon's method (cups and balls) , other hand is slapped on fist which holds ring, ring is back on finger of the other hand
1983 The Homing Ring 13
Gary Ouellet Swindle Ring ring vanishes from string and appears on finger, seated
  • The Rear Shift Lap
1983 The Homing Ring 16
Gary Ouellet, Emile Clifton Boomering Clifton's ring move variation, ring ends up on finger of the other hand
1983 The Homing Ring 21
Guy Camirand, Gary Ouellet Ring Drop ring on string, french drop
1983 The Homing Ring 26
Meir Yedid Sticky Ring Vanish finger ring vanishes from purse frame, reappears on pinky
1983 Off the Wall 6
Tony Miller In-De-Pendant ring off chain with medal on it
Jan. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 868
Tom Craven New/Easy Ring Load using handkerchief
Jan. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 874
Mark Lefler Challenge for Two ring from looped chain (as worn around neck)
July 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 937
Jack Mitzman "Pinch" Knot with Ring
Aug. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 956
Tommy Wonder Himber Ring Set-Up
1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 311
Michael Weber Off the Deep End finger ring through wide end of spoon
Related to 1984 Side Effects 4
Michael Weber $1,000 Ring on Stick
  • The Move
  • The Switch
  • The Penetration Onto the Stick
  • Penetration Off of the Stick
  • As a Transformation
1984 Side Effects 9
Wally Wilson Cocktail Sword and Straw ring on wand, with cocktail sword and straw
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 136
Ronald Zollweg The Broken and Restored Ring stone is broken out of ring and restored again
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 138
G. W. Hunter The Gypsy Switch
Also published here 1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 140
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Bagged ring vanishes from glass and appears on rod which is pushed through a paper bag
1984 Magic from the Parade #1 1
Dick Koornwinder Ring & Tube tube rolled from magazine, thread with both ends visible lowered into tube, finger ring thrown in, it penetrates onto string
1984 Diverting Kreations 6
Dick Koornwinder extra!!! two finger rings transpose
1984 Diverting Kreations 8
Stephen Tucker Yuletied
1984 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 33) 651
Daniel Kalanowski Way Out scissors or ring penetrate ring, phase with extra piece
1984 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 35) 681